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Robert Henry Goldsborough

Birth4 JAN 1779
Education1795
 
Annapolis, St Johns College
Occup1804
 
MD State Representative
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Occup1814-1817
 
US Senator from MD
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Org.1817-1819 US Senate Committee on the District of Columbia, Chairperson
Org.1818-1819 US Senate Committee on Claims, Chairperson
Election1819
 
MD US Senate Election
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Occup1835-1836
 
US Senator from MD
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Death5 OCT 1836
 
Aged: 57.8 years

Robert Henry Goldsborough, brother-in-law by his first marriage to Governor Goldsborough, was one of the most picturesque figures of this notable family. He was the son of Judge Robert Goldsborough and of his wife, Mary Emerson, daughter of Henry Trippe, of Dorchester county, and was born January 4, 1779, at Myrtle Grove, Talbot county. After graduating from St. John's College, Annapolis, his early years were given up largely to social enjoyments and the usual pleasures of country gentlemen of fortune. Later, however, when he entered political life, he proved himself one of the ablest statesmen Maryland has ever produced.

His birth, education, training, all tended toward the crystallization of the principles which the Federalist party stood... Read More

ChildrenFirst NameBirth DtDeath DtBirth PlaceSpouses
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Robert William 

18 OCT 180014 AUG 1857  MD Rebecca Hammond 
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William 

1802aft 1880  MD, Dorchester Co Mary Tilghman Goldsborough 
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George Robins 

11 APR 182118 AUG 1899  MD, Talbot Co, Easton, "Myrtle Grove" Eleanor Agnes Rogers 
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